Service/Procedure Summary

Adult patients are 16 years old or older. This procedure removes the foreskin of the penis.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
233 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
219 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
72 days
131 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
244 days
150 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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309 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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98 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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175 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
39 days
86 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
110 days
30 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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137 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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71 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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63 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
44 days
110 days
Halifax
69 days
113 days
Sydney
120 days
73 days
Truro
70 days
124 days
Amherst
145 days
92 days
Halifax
197 days
150 days
Dartmouth
49 days
321 days
Halifax
244 days
146 days
Sydney
356 days
103 days
Dartmouth
125 days
377 days
Kentville
259 days
503 days
Truro
30 days
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Halifax
---
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Sydney
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106 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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530 days
Halifax
---
164 days
Antigonish
7 days
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Halifax
---
69 days
Kentville
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205 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
27 days
25 days
Amherst
45 days
32 days
Truro
39 days
62 days
Halifax
48 days
53 days
Truro
24 days
81 days
Dartmouth
31 days
127 days
Sydney
141 days
40 days
Kentville
112 days
73 days
Halifax
141 days
89 days
Halifax
233 days
55 days
Dartmouth
101 days
199 days
Truro
19 days
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Halifax
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Sydney
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26 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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274 days
Halifax
---
99 days
Antigonish
5 days
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Halifax
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59 days
Kentville
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88 days

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